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3 min ago | Common Dreams
Friday' Keystone XL news from Washington, DC is both important and murky. In brief, the Obama administration announced yet another delay in their decision about the pipeline, meaning it may be past the midterm elections before a final call is made.
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3 min ago | Common Dreams
The implications of Piketty's new book go to the heart of the issue that spurred the Occupy movement in 2011.
2 hrs ago | Truthdig
Not since George W. Bush complained that the problem with the American economy was that "too many of our imports come from abroad" has such hilarious use of the English language been on display.
3 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
Nebraska just became the first red state in the country to bar employers from asking prospective employees about their criminal histories on job applications.
The lawmakers who spent the past year pushing for military sexual assault reform are now setting their sights on college campuses.
The Onion News Network was always the best place to look for an honest review of George W. Bush's post-presidential painting hobby, and here it is at last - including an analysis of the "ghost of an Iraqi child that follows him everywhere" that should be in every painting but, sadly, is usually replaced by a puppy dog or an impersonal caricature of ... (more)
The United Nations said Friday at least 58 people were killed and more than 100 others wounded in an attack against one of its bases in South Sudan sheltering thousands of civilians.
As talks between Israel and Palestine falter, thousands of Palestinians demonstrated Thursday on behalf of nearly 5,000 Palestinians imprisoned by Israeli Occupation authorities in 22 Israeli jails, many of them arbitrarily.
Staff Sgt. John Robertson waits in a parking lot outside of the Fort Hood military base for updates on April 2, 2014.
Americans are in a surly mood, confronting rules they feel are rigged against them.
Frazier Glenn Cross, aka Glenn Miller, in police custody after allegedly killing three people outside Kansas City, Missouri.
On Thursday, I questioned Russia's involvement in mass surveillance on live television.
We're in a new gilded age of wealth and power similar to the first gilded age when the nation's antitrust laws were enacted.
April 17 - In honor of the 44th Earth Day celebration, the Center for Biological Diversity is distributing 44,000 free Endangered Species Condoms across the country.
After Marionville, Missouri Mayor Don Clevenger's comments that he "kind of agrees" with some of the racist views espoused by Frazier Glenn Cross-the white supremacist who shot and killed three people at the Overland Park, Kansas Jewish Community Center on April 13, 1014-some members of the community are taking action: A group of citizens, many of ... (more)
In order to incorporate messages about consent into hook-up culture, a feminist group is launching a new line of condoms that "promote the usage of proper language when engaging in any intimate activity."
One of the common assertions one finds in Zionist propaganda is that there "was never any Palestine."